byCavallari, Michele; Ceccarelli, Antonia; Wang, Guang-Yi; Moscufo, Nicola; Hannoun, Salem; Matulis, Christina R.; Jackson, Jonathan S.; Glanz, Bonnie I.; Bakshi, Rohit; Neema, Mohit; Guttmann, Charles R. G.
This article is from PLoS ONE , volume 9 . Abstract Grey matter (GM) damage is a clinically relevant feature of multiple sclerosis (MS) that has been previously assessed with diffusion tensor imaging (DTI). Fractional anisotropy (FA) of the basal ganglia and thalamus might be increased in MS patients, and correlates with disability scores. Despite the established role of the striatum and thalamus in motor control, mood and cognition, the impact of DTI changes within these structures on motor... Source: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4105540